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Wash : a novel

Author: Margaret Wrinkle
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When the pressures of early 1800s westward expansion and debt threaten to destroy everything he's built, a troubled Revolutionary War veteran embarks on an audacious plan involving setting one of his male slaves as his breeding sire.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Wrinkle
ISBN: 9780802120663 0802120660
OCLC Number: 812957125
Description: 408 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Wrinkle.

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Wrinkle's luminous, affecting debut novel is the impassioned story of two men and a woman joined by slave breeding in early 19th-century Tennessee. Written as an accusation, a revelation, and a  Read more...

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Winner of the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize Named a Best Book of 2013 by the "Wall Street Journal" "A masterly literary work . . . Wrinkle s novel does not allow us to draw easy correlations but Read more...

 
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